by trumeta | January 30, 2024
Step into a world of tranquility and refreshment with our Lavender Mocktail Recipe—a serene twist on traditional refreshments. This Lavender Lemonade Mocktail is not just a feast for the eyes with its vibrant hues but also a balm for the senses. Renowned for its calming properties, lavender pairs beautifully with the zesty punch of lemonade, offering you one the best gut detox experiences in a glass.
This delightful blend can also double as one the best teas for mental clarity, with the soothing essence of lavender and the revitalizing spark of lemon. Whether you’re unwinding after a long day or seeking a clear-minded oasis, this lavender mocktail stands out as a sublime choice. Indulge in the delicate balance of floral and citrus notes with this easy-to-follow recipe, and let each sip guide you to a state of peaceful clarity.
- 240 ml (1 cup) of water
- 100 grams (1/2 cup) of granulated sugar
- 2 tablespoons of dried lavender flowers
- 120 ml (1/2 cup) of freshly squeezed lemon juice
- 480 ml (2 cups) of cold water
- Ice cubes
- Lemon slices and lavender sprigs, for garnish
- Combine 240 ml of water and the sugar in a small saucepan. Bring to a boil, stirring until the sugar has dissolved.
- Remove from heat, add the dried lavender to the sugar water, cover, and let it steep for about 15-20 minutes.
- Strain the mixture, discarding the lavender flowers, and pour into a pitcher.
- Add the freshly squeezed lemon juice and the remaining 480 ml of cold water to the pitcher. Stir well.
- Refrigerate until chilled.
- Serve over ice, garnished with lemon slices and a sprig of lavender.
Estimated Nutritional Value
- Calories: 100 kcal (based on the sugar content, as lemon juice and lavender have minimal calories)
- Carbohydrates: 26 g (from sugar and lemon juice)
- Sugars: 25 g (from added sugar and natural sugars in lemon juice)
- Protein: 0.1 g
- Fatty Acids: 0 g
- Fiber: 0.3 g (from lemon juice)
- Sodium: 1 mg
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Lavender Mocktail FAQs
A Lavender Mocktail has a delicate, sweet flavor with a hint of citrus from lemon, overlaid by the distinctive, soothing taste of lavender that adds a herby nuance. It’s a crisp and fragrant beverage with a balance of tartness and floral sweetness.
Enhance your Lavender Mocktail with a splash of sparkling water for effervescence, a drizzle of honey for smooth sweetness, or muddled berries for a fruity twist. Each addition brings a new dimension to the already elegant and soothing floral blend.
The Lavender Mocktail dons its purple hue from the infusion of dried lavender flowers, which release their natural color when steeped, painting the drink with the signature lavender shade—a visual treat that’s as calming as its flavor.